Capron Funk is an American social media star and professional scooter rider. He is one of the members of the famous YouTube channel ‘Funk Bros.’ The channel has gathered more than three million subscribers, and is considered one of the fastest growing YouTube channels in the US. Since they post fun-filled videos, their channel is particularly popular among youngsters. Capron and his ‘Funk Bros’ members have also faced several controversies as many other YouTubers have accused them of plagiarism. Nevertheless, the trio has managed to silence many haters and critics. Apart from posting videos on YouTube, Capron has also gained prominence as a rider. He has taken part in several national and international scooter championships. His flips are highly popular and are collectively known as ‘MCFLIP.’ Capron is also famous on other social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter.
- Capron used to go skateboarding before shifting his attention towards scootering in 2005. He soon discovered his passion for riding scooter and decided to make a career out of it.Recommended Lists:
Recommended Lists:After polishing his scooter-riding skills, Capron began participating at the local scooter riding competitions. While his cousin Corey accompanied him as a fellow participant, his mother would always be there to support the boys.His mother used to take both the boys to almost all competitions that took place in their city. Capron and Corey kept on participating at the beginner’s level and were soon promoted to the next level. By the end of it all, Capron managed to master many combos, flips, and several other tricks.In 2015, Capron won the second place at the ‘Scooter Hut Pro Series,’ which was held in Melbourne, Australia. He and his cousin, who finished first, received prize money of 20,000 dollars. Capron had performed well at the previous year’s championship too, as he had finished third. He has also participated in many world championships, held in countries like England and Spain. He also competed at a few national professional events, held in places like California, New York, Texas, and Washington.Capron is among the three scooter riders in the world to have performed a double back and front flip. He is sponsored by the popular manufacturing company ‘Lucky Scooters.’Continue Reading Below